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Abhi Dodgson: "Born from the Mountains" Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2014 event was held at Burlington, Vermont's Fletcher Free Library, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. http://retn.org/young-writers-project
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Vermont’s local businesses are certainly varied. Pop culture centered businesses are no stranger to Burlington. Among them are tabletop gaming stores, comic book shops, escape rooms and video game party centers. In this episode, we dive into the life of Mike Garber, an entrepreneur in media-related business. Mike owns the escape room known as Esc4pe Reality Games, where you are locked in a room and attempt to solve the puzzle to get out as quickly as you can. It is a project of passion for...
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2012 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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The Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies and Hotel Vermont present the Female Founder Speaker Series featuring Jovial King of Urban Moonshine. Featuring female entrepreneurs from around the state, the series aims to share what it takes to start a company from the ground up. Every month, from January to June, two speakers representing a featured industry will share the story of their business, how to get started, lessons learned, where they hope to go in the future, and more. This is a media...
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Spring 2015 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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Explore the many ways light influences our perspectives on art, nature, spirituality and the world around us with Fran Stoddard, former Vermont PBS host of Profile. This episode features a conversation with Rick Smardon and Marshall Webb. Conversations is an annual 3-part series exploring themes surrounding art, humanity, nature and spirituality. It is co-presented by All Souls Interfaith Gathering, Shelburne Farms, Shelburne Museum, Pierson Library, and with media support from RETN. The title...
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On Wednesday, April 24, three community media centers duked it out for nearly three hours to determine which one would rule the Champlain Valley.....lanes that is. Watch highlights of this epic battle, and see some of the best darn bowling any of us have done in years. Representing Channel 17: Team Average = 110 Scott M. and Matt K. Representing VCAM: Team Average = 125 Bill, Matt G., Jim, Tyler, Elizabeth, Becky, and Mike Representing RETN: Team Average = 133 Doug, Drew, Ross, Scott C. and Jess
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With virtually no funding and right out of college, Benjy started his entrepreneurial journey with a food cart on Church Street serving a variety of homemade crepes. Today, just a few years later, Benjy’s growing empire includes three successful restaurants, a catering business and of course, that old food cart. Benjy shares his story in an engaging, humorous, and inspiring manner.
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Shay Gestal is a violinist and singer-songwriter from Craftsbury, Vermont. She first picked up the violin at age five and has trained and performed classically ever since. Guitar in hand, Shay launched her solo singer-songwriter career in 2014. A prolific songwriter, she weaves stories about crabapples and canoes, grace and silver linings, cherry wine and sunshine. She finished her three-part, year-long 'Burlington to Boulder' tour in December 2015. She is currently organizing the production...
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FLETCHER FREE LIBRARY - April 4, 2015 Vermont poet Jari Chevalier reads her poem entitled "In Rinari, India" at the Fletcher Free Library in Burlington, Vermont. http://retn.org/poetry
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Chase Twichell was born in New Haven, Connecticut, and has lived for many years in the Adirondacks. A practicing Buddhist, she is the author of several books of poetry, and her work often reflects her spiritual practice. Introducing her collection The Snow Watcher (1998) to readers of the Washington Post, poet and critic Robert Pinsky describes the poems as “full of sharp observation, both of the world and herself, unsentimental poems with a sinewy intellectual toughness, and, as the book...
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Theatre is Aaron Masi's passion. He is the president and treasurer of the Green Candle Theatre Company, a non-profit organization based in Burlington, Vermont that is dedicated to the production of original theatre, the sustainability of the creative economy, and the cultural development of the community. Aaron Masi is the writer, director, and producer of "The Nose" (2008) and the "the napoleon" (2012). His next original production, "The Pirate Play", premiers...
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2012 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Spring 2014 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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Jeff Mao joined Common Sense Education in the fall of 2014. He provides strategic consulting to states and districts on the effective implementation of digital learning programs. He was a lead facilitator for the Future Ready Schools Summits, and a lead author of Utah Essential Elements For Digital Power Learning, the state’s master plan. Prior to joining Common Sense Education, Jeff served as the Learning Technology Policy Director for the Maine Department of Education. In that role, he...
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March 19, 2014 Join established artists Joe Adler and Patrick Fitzsimmons for this Musicians For Musicians panel discussion on the topic of getting your music from the studio to your fans -- what format is best for you, how to raise the funds to afford traditional recording and manufacturing, the digital options for getting your music out there and more. This is an intimate, informal discussion with musicians who have 'been there,' and want to share their wisdom to help you succeed. Rocket Shop...
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Champlain Presents is a series of mini documentaries made by Champlain College students. Featuring work by Gabi Blanco, Katie Vander Kraats, David Schmidt, Jonathan Blair, Jesse Phelps, Madison Wagner, William Saxe, and Cory Sweitzer. Produced by Kieth Oppenheim.
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Alexandra Contreras-Montesano: "Remembering the Sky" Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2014 event was held at Burlington, Vermont's Fletcher Free Library, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. http://retn.org/young-writers-project
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Vermont NEA Scholars Bowl : Medlar Cup Octofinal: Burr & Burton vs. BFA Fairfax 2011
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Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2013 event was held at Main Street Landing's Film House on the waterfront of Burlington, Vermont, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. RESOURCES http://www.youngwritersproject.org http://www.retn.org/young-writers-pro... http://digital.vpr.net/term/young-wri... http://burlingtonbookfestival.com
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Eric Ford is currently the Communication Director at Burlington City Arts, where for the past 8 years in addition to his work roles, has regularly programmed contemporary film series. Ford is also the Co-Founder of the Burlington Film Society, which began in 2012, and on the advisory board of the Vermont International Film Foundation. Eric attended the Maine College of Art and graduated with a BA in Communication from the University of Southern Maine. He lives in Westford, VT with his wife and...
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Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2012 event was held at Main Street Landing's Film House on the waterfront of Burlington, Vermont, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. RESOURCES http://www.youngwritersproject.org http://www.retn.org/young-writers-pro... http://digital.vpr.net/term/young-wri... http://burlingtonbookfestival.com
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Rob Hunter, executive director of Frog Hollow, invites you to a free and open-to-the-public screening of five new films feature Frog Hollow Artisans. Join Frog Hollow, RETN, and Burlington College as they present these short documentaries at the Frog Hollow Gallery on Church Street in Burlington, Vermont. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. on April 30, 2013.
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Ava Kendrick: "Wishes" Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2014 event was held at Burlington, Vermont's Fletcher Free Library, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. http://retn.org/young-writers-project
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Vermont was uniquely represented at the nation’s largest music festival in March 2015 when six of our bands showcased our homegrown music at SXSW in Austin, Texas. Waylon Speed, The DuPont Brothers, Lowell Thompson, Zero Circle, Get A Grip, and The Snaz demonstrated the state’s powerful musical talent from the same stage, rising from cooperation between the SXSW producers and Big Heavy World, Vermont’s independent, volunteer-run music office, with additional support from the Vermont...
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What challenges do Asian Long-horned Beetles pose for the future of Vermont's sugaring industry?
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2017 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community. The opinions expressed in these videos are those of the students and do not necessarily reflect the views of RETN or Community College of Vermont. To watch more videos produced in Vermont, including documentaries, local events, and more, visit any of the following RETN sites: http://www.retn.org http://www.youtube.com/retnvt...
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Xenia Dunford is a musical nomad and unabashedly honest lyricist, Xenia's music is made of the stuff of life. Her songs are inspired by the human condition and heavily steeped in her own experience. She is a trained vocalist, self-taught multi-instrumentalist, mildly amusing amateur author, and an impetuous ingenue desperately seeking love and affection with a penchant for alliterative banter... all without seeming too desperate. ArtsRiot: artsriot.com/events/rocketshoplivenovember Big Heavy...
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Burlington School Superintendent Yaw Obeng provides information on the proposed 2016-2017 school budget. Burlington voters will go to the polls on March 1st and cast their ballots on the school budget. For more information about the budget visit bsdvt.org. For Burlington Town Meeting voting information and a list of polling sites visit burlingtonvt.gov/CT/Elections.
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CMF'S RENEWED CULTURE OF INNOVATION: MAKERS ON SCREEN with Doug Webster The emerging Maker Movement has inspired many to pursue design, development, and production of new products that are exciting, utilize new open source technologies, and help make our world a better place. With the onset of "open source," crowdsourcing of ideas, talent, and support is becoming more and more mainstream. Crowdsourcing is the process of obtaining needed services, ideas, or content by soliciting...
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Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2012 event was held at Main Street Landing's Film House on the waterfront of Burlington, Vermont, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. RESOURCES http://www.youngwritersproject.org http://www.retn.org/young-writers-pro... http://digital.vpr.net/term/young-wri... http://burlingtonbookfestival.com
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2015 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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Phoenix Books is a local, independent bookstore that hosts frequent events where local and not-so-local authors talk about their work. The Authors is produced by Phoenix Books staff with training and equipment provided by RETN.
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MILLENNIAL WRITERS ON STAGE - Jan. 2016 Student writer Rory Belle Carrara reads an untitled creative piece. This special Millennial Writers on Stage event was presented at the RETN Media Factory with production services provided by RETN. Millennial Writers on Stage is a program of the Young Writers Project. more at retn.org/ywp
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Once a year, VT Story Lab invites nonprofits and individuals passionate about storytelling to come together to share their ideas, questions and “home-run” projects, as well as to build skills. This year the summit takes place at Shelburne Farms’ Coach Barn! Meg Campbell, of The Preservation Trust of Vermont, the lead partner of Vermont Story Lab, welcomes 170 participants to the Vermont Story Lab Summit, September 29, 2017. Marybeth Christie Redmond, a nonprofit consultant, and VSL...
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Erin Bundock: "Champagne" Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2014 event was held at Burlington, Vermont's Fletcher Free Library, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. http://retn.org/young-writers-project
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2012 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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April 16, 2014 Burlington, Vermont based singer/songwriter Joe Adler draws on influences that range from the blues, folk, and experimental tendencies of Tom Waits, to the poetic leanings of Leonard Cohen. Adler is known for playing in local groups The Wee Folkestra and The Wind Woods, and has toured the northeast as a solo artist opening for folk troubadour Nathan Moore. Adler has collaborated on stage live with such notables as Brad Barr (The Slip, The Barr Brothers), Russ Lawton (Trey...
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2010 CCV student Leahn Bass speaks out the importance of supporting our veterans on the RETN original series Thinking Out Loud.
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In 2009 Marybeth Christie Redmond and Sarah W. Bartlett co-founded Writing Inside VT, a program that provides safe, supportive space for incarcerated women to write toward self-change and build healthy community at the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility, Vermont’s sole women’s prison. In 2013 they co-edited a compilation of the women’s poetry and prose which was published by Orbis Books. For this very special event, Marybeth and Sarah will be joined by previously-incarcerated women...
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Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2012 event was held at Main Street Landing's Film House on the waterfront of Burlington, Vermont, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. RESOURCES http://www.youngwritersproject.org http://www.retn.org/young-writers-pro... http://digital.vpr.net/term/young-wri... http://burlingtonbookfestival.com
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Wendy James combines black and white images to create surreal photomontages. Pouring through years of accumulated film and digital images, she looks for ironic opposites, suitably posed figures, or symbolic objects. Taking visual clues where a shape or line might morph easily, she combines the parts using Photoshop. Wendy teaches photography and ceramics at Essex High School. She also paints in oils and lives in Essex with her sculptor husband, John Brickels. "The Artists of Frog...
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Children and their teachers and librarians from nearly 100 schools across Vermont gather to celebrate the DCF Award. This year's speakers will be two Vermont authors: Tanya Lee Stone and Linda Urban. First given in 1957, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award has honored quality literature for children for 50 years now. Each spring, a committee of eight carefully selects 30 books to comprise the DCF Master List. After reading at least 5 books from the list, students then vote for...
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Migmar Tsering is a Tibetan guitarist. PechaKucha Night Burlington is presented by the Fleming Museum, Burlington City Arts, Shelburne Museum, and the ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center. Media services are provided by RETN. Additional support is provided by Seven Days.
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2011 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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Millennial Writers on Stage is presented annually by the Young Writers Project and Vermont Public Radio. The 2013 event was held at Main Street Landing's Film House on the waterfront of Burlington, Vermont, during the annual Burlington Book Festival. RESOURCES http://www.youngwritersproject.org http://www.retn.org/young-writers-pro... http://digital.vpr.net/term/young-wri... http://burlingtonbookfestival.com
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CMF'S RENEWED CULTURE OF INNOVATION: MAKERS ON SCREEN With new technologies including 3D printers, Arduino microcontrollers, and computer and electronics miniaturization, using these devices in art projects is becoming more and more popular. This show will discuss how technology is being used in art and how art is encouraging people of all ages and gender to particpate in the new innovation-force driven economy. Our guest Jenn Karson, has years working with art and technology and has been a...
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At THE GUND INSTITUTE, we're responding to recent events in NYC by applying our science to develop real SOLUTIONS for many of the grievances raised by the protesters occupying Wall St. We seek to shift from a focus on growth at all costs to a focus on quality of life and fair distribution of wealth and of power. THE PEOPLE ARE READY for a new economics. It's time to open up the toolbox and rework the rules of the system together.
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CCV students produce short opinion pieces at The Media Factory in Burlington, VT.
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The VYO Chorus and Vermont Youth Concert Chorale performs "Stabat Mater" by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi at their final concert of the 2015-2016 season. Performed at the Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael's College.
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Waylon Speed was created by Noah Crowther, Reverend Chad Hammaker, Kelly Ravin and Justin Crowther after playing together at a local honky-tonk in Burlington, Vermont. Three days and one practice later, Waylon Speed was born. While Waylon Speed is not influenced by mainstream music, they integrate each member's individual influences to achieve a truly unique genre all of its own. They have won awards from both the New England Music Awards for "Vermont's Best Band," and Seven Days...
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This presentaion includes information about visiting the Taj Mal, hiking with a sherpa in the foothills of the Himalayas, and visitng Katmandu.  Martha describes the crowded living conditions of the people, the historical changes in government,  and the two major religious groups in the countries.
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Hear Mark Redmond, executive director of Spectrum Youth and Family Services and an experienced MOTH Storyteller, in this upbeat, inspiring keynote about how to use story to bring your organization's profile to new heights. Since Mark Redmond began his nonprofit career 35 years ago, he has utilized storytelling as an indispensible tool in motivating donors and supporters to give. As executive director of Spectrum Youth and Family Services in Burlington, donated dollars to the organization have...
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Vermont was uniquely represented at the nation’s largest music festival in March 2015 when six of our bands showcased our homegrown music at SXSW in Austin, Texas. Waylon Speed, The DuPont Brothers, Lowell Thompson, Zero Circle, Get A Grip, and The Snaz demonstrated the state’s powerful musical talent from the same stage, rising from cooperation between the SXSW producers and Big Heavy World, Vermont’s independent, volunteer-run music office, with additional support from the Vermont...
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FLETCHER FREE LIBRARY - April 4, 2015 Vermont poet Sharon Webster reads an untitled poem at the Fletcher Free Library in Burlington, Vermont. http://retn.org/poetry
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Anthill Collective, Dealer.com, The Spot on the Dock and Lake Champlain Transportation Company host Vermont’s first ever public art project showcasing artists from throughout the Northeast working on one giant canvas called Above The Radar. Over 30 artists work over the course of the weekend to bring explosions of color to the 260’ of wall located at 1 King St. in Burlington. The mission of this event is to raise awareness and help to eliminate the stigmas associated with graffiti as an art...
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This is a Prehistoric-themed opening reception with faculty from the Smithsonian Institution, followed by Dr. Rick Potts giving a lecture for the general public about the latest research in human evolution and an overview of exhibition themes and messages. The Fletcher Free Library has been selected nationwide as one of 19 public libraries to host a Smithsonian exhibition. Exploring Human Origins: What Does it Mean to be Human? is a traveling exhibition organized by the Smithsonian’s National...
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BURLINGTON IRISH HERITAGE FESTIVAL - March 12, 2009 Few people realize that many Irish immigrants first disembarked in the United States in the Lake Champlain port cities of Plattsburg and Whitehall, New York, and in St. Albans and Burlington, Vermont. As a consequence, like New York and Boston, the Champlain lake ports became important centers of Irish settlement. Vince Feeney outlines the importance of Lake Champlain to Irish emigration to America. Feeney is a long time adjunct professor of...
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Middlebury College art and architecture professor emeritus Glenn Andres explores how the US asserted itself architecturally on the world stage around the turn of the twentieth century, a time of bold experiments, proud philanthropy, and a desire to rival the Old World in splendor. The Vermont Humanities Council’s First Wednesdays series is held on the first Wednesday of every month from October through May in nine communities statewide, featuring speakers of national and regional renown....
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FIRST WEDNESDAYS - Brownell Library Dec. 3, 2014 UVM professor emeritus Frank Bryan argues that America’s adoption of presidential term limits not only weakened the Presidency, but also perhaps the Republic itself.
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Without customers, how can a business survive? How do you get customers for your business? The secret is having a solid marketing strategy which speaks to a customer community. Through marketing specifically to your customer segment, you will close the sales and be on your way to a profitable business. Please join us as we discuss some of the concepts which will help you to understand what's important to know to build your Marketing Plan. Champlain Valley SCORE  is an all-volunteer...
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Phoenix Books is a local, independent bookstore that hosts frequent events where local and not-so-local authors talk about their work. The Authors is produced by Phoenix Books staff with training and equipment provided by RETN.
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THINKING OUT LOUD - CCV, Fall 2011 A Community College of Vermont student shares their opinion about an event or issue important to them and their community.
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South Burlington High School teacher, Nissa Kauppila, shares why she thinks RETN internships are a great "bridge" for her students looking to gain hands-on experience. Nissa is a former RETN intern.
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At THE GUND INSTITUTE, we're responding to recent events in NYC by applying our science to develop real SOLUTIONS for many of the grievances raised by the protesters occupying Wall St. We seek to shift from a focus on growth at all costs to a focus on quality of life and fair distribution of wealth and of power. THE PEOPLE ARE READY for a new economics. It's time to open up the toolbox and rework the rules of the system together.
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Robert McKay is from Burlington, Vermont. His first collection is Cities of rain (Honeybee Press, 2012). Recent poems appear in Siren, OccuPoetry, Measure, and others, and criticism in Visions of Joanna Newsom (Roan Press, 2009) and The Occupied Oakland Tribune. He is associate editor of The Salon, a letterpress journal. http://burlingtonbookfestival.com
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Kevin Pilkington is a member of the writing faculty at Sarah Lawrence College and teaches a workshop in the graduate department at Manhattanville College. He is the author of six collections: his collection Spare Change was the La Jolla Poets Press National Book Award winner and his chapbook won the Ledge Poetry Prize. His collection entitled Ready to Eat the Sky was a finalist for an Independent Publishers Books Award. A collection entitled In the Eyes of a Dog was published in September 2009...
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Gil Hoffman has been called "The most optimistic man in Israel" by Israel Television, Hoffman's frequent television appearances and popular column provide a behind the scenes look at the intrigue and humor in the Israeli political arena.
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The VYO closes out the 2016-2017 concert season with works that will excite & move you. The program opens patriotically with ‘Variations on America’ by Charles Ives. Then, Samuel Barber’s highly emotive ‘Adagio for Strings’ will transport the audience. Also on the program is the overture to Ferdinand Hérold’s opera ‘Zampa’ and Reinhold Glière’s boisterous ‘Russian Sailor’s Dance’. The concert concludes with a telling of the most famous romance of all time, Romeo...
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Jeh Kulu Dance and Drum Theater The Green Mountain Mahler Festival, in conjunction with the USCRI/Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program in partnership with the Vermont Somali Community, will present a performance of the Brahms German Requiem at 4:30 pm on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the Elley-Long Music Center in Colchester. Conducted by Daniel Bruce with chorusmaster Richard Riley, the performance will feature soprano Sarah Cullins and baritone Geoffrey Penar as well as the Bread and Puppet...
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Are you playing cat-and-mouse with student plagiarists? Do they resist taking notes, print everything, and forget to attribute quotes or ideas? Why do our cut-and-paste "Millennials” see research as irrelevant to lifelong learning? Using research on effective educational practices, motivation, plagiarism and reading, we’ll examine student work and identify note-taking strategies that make sense to students.
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